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Using AI and machine learning in education: predicting student outcomes

Posted by Tribal Group on October 10, 2019

Improving student outcomes is at the heart of most educational institutions – and the ‘lifeblood’ or ‘data’ that flows through the institution, is now providing an intelligent way for progressive educators to pinpoint gaps in learning and identify at-risk students that would otherwise get left behind. Read on to find out how.

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Topics: Further Education, Blog

6 key findings from ‘Education at a Glance’

Posted by Daniel Barrass on September 23, 2019

The Organisation for Economic Co-Operation (OECD) has launched its 2019 Indicators Report, Education at a Glance.

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Topics: Higher Education

A Day in the Life of a Customer Support Consultant

Posted by Phil Strutt on September 23, 2019

We are proud of the customer support service that we offer and our focus on continual improvement makes a huge difference to our customers. What you see is fast response times, helpful advice and quick resolutions that enable your business operations. That’s the highlight reel…

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Topics: Customer feedback

The internationalisation of India’s higher education – 4 key considerations in redressing the current imbalance of student enrolments

Posted by Guy Perring on September 19, 2019

There was much discussion at the recent World Education Summit 2019 in Delhi around the draft National Education Policy (NEP); I just wanted to focus on one small, but vital section – (12.4) which relates to the internationalisation of higher education.

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Topics: Higher Education

Keeping students engaged: the ground rules

Posted by Tribal Group on September 16, 2019

Following on from last week’s blog on the eight themes of engagement that could underpin your institution’s app technology deployment and adoption strategy – today we’re talking ‘ground rules’. Check out these five basic principles that need to be addressed in order for your digital student engagement plan to be effective.

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Topics: Higher Education, Further Education, Blog

Keeping students engaged: what is your endgame?

Posted by Tribal Group on September 12, 2019

Apart from exciting your students with a flashy new app – have you thought about your endgame? Understanding what you want to achieve by introducing your app will keep your decision-makers focussed on what’s important in your digital student engagement strategy.  Here we talk about the eight themes of engagement that are most likely to be of genuine benefit to your students and/or your institution.

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Topics: Higher Education, Further Education, Blog

Student Support desk feedback: where do all the smiley faces go?

Posted by Aimée Sutton on September 9, 2019

Do you collect student feedback from your support desk only to wonder what to do with it? Do you celebrate the good statistics and tend to shy away from the bad?

Let’s talk about feedback for a moment.  

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Topics: Further Education, Blog

What are the challenges EU students face when making a payment and how can universities overcome them?

Posted by WPM Education on September 5, 2019

The UK higher education sector is one of the most international in the world; however in some cases payment processes can cause stress and confusion for EU students, and also problems and inefficiencies for the university.

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Topics: Higher Education, Blog

What exactly is Tribal Edge? And why is it so important?

Posted by Tribal Group on September 4, 2019

Tribal Edge is THE next generation student information system. Tribal Edge has been built from the ground up as a Software-as-a-Service (SaaSplatform, delivered from the cloud, so there is no need for on-premise infrastructure. 

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Topics: Higher Education, Further Education, Blog

5 areas to focus on in the changing world of education

Posted by Tribal Group on September 3, 2019

The world of higher education is changingNew providers are challenging traditional education models, and technology is transforming the way that students expect to learn and be taught. Many changes are already visible in colleges and campuses, and they all point towards a radical digital transformation of the student experience.

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Topics: Higher Education, Blog